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Senior SW Engineer



Senior SW Engineer

Load & Haul Division’s Turku plant with in Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is a global technology and manufacturing center for underground loading & hauling equipment for mining industry. Today intelligent control system plays an essential and increasingly important role in safe and productive usage of mining equipment. R&D and Product Development organization is currently looking for a dynamic and innovative Senior SW Engineer to work in software development of Control Systems area. The position is permanent and based in Turku, Finland. Work is done in hybrid working mode.

Your mission

As a Senior SW Engineer, you will implement of Control System SW according to high level functional specifications and approved wireframe models. You are also expected to be capable to learn and maintain an existing Control System SW developed for battery electric machines. On top of the requirements mentioned earlier you are expected to provide robust bug free code that meets the high quality requirements of Control System SW.

To succeed in this role you have several years of hands on experience of SW development and willingness to travel occasionally. You are willing to learn how the Load and Haul machines operate in detail and in a larger high level scope. Control System SW is the heart of the mining machine and it has to work safely and reliably in all possible cases. The lifespan of Control System SW is counted in decades and the machines operate in distant underground mines in harsh conditions, so the SW quality and maintainability must be at a very high level.

The main responsibilities include the following:

  • Implementing new SW modules and maintaining existing modules of Control System Machine Control SW with CODESYS (IEC 61131-3) and C++ programming languages
  • Implementing new features and maintaining existing features of Control System Display SW according to functional specifications and wireframe models with C++, Qt and QML programming languages
  • Participating and contributing to SW system level documentation as well as low level SW specifications and  SW documentation
  • Debugging and analysing the existing SW modules of Control System for new and existing machine features
  • Providing hands on SW debugging and testing support for the development projects and factory testers

Your background

You have a Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in IT/Software, automation or similar. You have a proven track record of hands on SW development tasks. Development experience with C, C++, Qt or CoDeSys is much appreciated for this role. You are a good team player that has good set of suitable team working skills. You are also able to provide high quality code independently according to the functional specifications and wireframe models. Knowledge of working machine Control Systems, electric powertrain, battery electric vehicles and distributed control SWs are considered as major assets for this role.

Your fluent communication skills in written and spoken English is a mandatory requirement. Proactive and systematic way of working and excellent skills in problem solving will be needed. You can work under pressure in a multicultural stakeholder environment and you have capability to meet the challenging targets driven by project deadlines in the field of Control System SW development. To be successful in this role, you must be eager to learn new technologies, existing code base, processes and tools.

We offer you a flexible working environment, a challenging and interesting role with high impact and high visibility, in a truly international environment as well as opportunities for your professional development. We at Sandvik are sustainability-focused, have a diverse and inclusive company culture where our values are Innovation, Fair Play, Customer Focus and Passion to Win. Visit our stories hub, LinkedIn or Facebook to get to know us further.

Contact information

For further information about this position, please contact:

Juha Keihäs, Engineering Manager, Control System SW Development , tel. +358 50 4803879. Phone calls on Monday February 6th, 2023 at 12-16 (EET), Tuesday February 9th, 2023 at 8-11 (EET) and Friday February 10th 13-16 (EET).

For further information regarding the recruitment process please contact Sandvik’s HR Services, Finland, tel. +358 800 1 44444 (8:00-4:00 pm, EET).

Want to join our R&D and Product Development team?

Submit your application at by Sunday February 5th, 2023.

Your application should consist of an introductory letter including your salary request and a CV (in English). If you wish to add a cover letter to your application, please make sure to attach the file when uploading your CV.

Job ID: R0050023

About our company

Sandvik is a global, high-tech engineering group providing solutions that enhance productivity, profitability and sustainability for the manufacturing, mining and infrastructure industries. We are at the forefront of digitalization and focus on optimizing our customers’ processes. Our world-leading offering includes equipment, tools, services and digital solutions for machining, mining, rock excavation and rock processing. In 2021 the Group had approximately 39,000 employees and revenues of about 86 billion SEK in about 150 countries within continuing operations.

We have a strong focus on sustainability and circularity; Sandvik is committed to halving our CO2 impact by 2030 and our battery electric vehicle offering is developed with this ambitious target in mind.

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Senior SW Engineer

Kokopäiväinen, Vakituinen

Julkaistu 25.01.2023

Yrityksen liikevaihto: 
+900 milj. euroa

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